First Day Assignment for LAWYER ETHICS Upper division class taught by Professor Fortney Class meeting time: Monday 10:10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. For August 25, 2014, please read the following pages in the text, Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law by Lerman and Schrag (3rd ed. 2012): pages 1-19 and 24-51. Also please be prepared to discuss the following questions: 1. What is the public’s general view of lawyers? 2. What are the reasons/explanations for lawyers having a positive or negative image? 3. Are their steps that lawyers should take to improve the image of lawyers?